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The old Kaiser Franz Joseph, faithful and hardworking, was the obverse of the feckless and impetuous German kaiser.Before the Fall: What Did the World Look Like in 1913?|Jacob Heilbrunn|June 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
As for the obverse, my liberal allies, this explains why information that seems so obvious to us never gets through.
The obverse statement is nearly always followed by a repetition of what the thing is.
A fourth method of building up a paragraph from a topic-sentence consists in telling what it is not; that is, giving the obverse.
On the reverse I made out a coat of arms, almost obliterated; but the obverse was clearer.Where the Pavement Ends|John Russell
O good French language, cunning and good, that lets me read the sentence in obverse or converse as I will!The Rhythm of Life|Alice Meynell
The obverse side of the law of increasing returns is also of great importance.Railroads: Rates and Regulations|William Z. Ripley